I read your original post.
If you want the latest tech, get the latest tech. Otherwise, get left behind. That's the nature of electronics.
Just because the windows codebase hasn't moved on and just happens to support features back over more versions that Mac OS is not some business decision on Apple's part. If you haven't upgraded, then you don't get new features on your mac. Standard principle for business growth - economics 101, with no reason to upgrade,...